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Southwest Airlines Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E13.41 EPS (ttm)4.30 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand551.06M Perf Week0.09%
Market Cap31.80B Forward P/E10.35 EPS next Y5.58 Insider Trans-0.73% Shs Float547.08M Perf Month15.91%
Income2.47B PEG0.77 EPS next Q0.90 Inst Own80.80% Short Float2.61% Perf Quarter9.43%
Sales21.97B P/S1.45 EPS this Y24.10% Inst Trans0.13% Short Ratio3.11 Perf Half Y-4.36%
Book/sh17.66 P/B3.27 EPS next Y6.72% ROA9.40% Target Price63.61 Perf Year-0.05%
Cash/sh6.69 P/C8.62 EPS next 5Y17.47% ROE24.90% 52W Range44.28 - 64.02 Perf YTD24.14%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF7.05 EPS past 5Y32.40% ROI18.90% 52W High-9.87% Beta1.54
Dividend %1.11% Quick Ratio0.60 Sales past 5Y4.40% Gross Margin73.60% 52W Low30.31% ATR1.25
Employees58800 Current Ratio0.60 Sales Q/Q8.50% Oper. Margin14.60% RSI (14)65.71 Volatility1.79% 2.12%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.35 EPS Q/Q45.70% Profit Margin11.20% Rel Volume1.09 Prev Close58.00
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.29 EarningsJan 24 BMO Payout14.00% Avg Volume4.59M Price57.70
Recom2.10 SMA203.31% SMA5011.59% SMA2005.86% Volume4,986,861 Change-0.52%
Feb-04-19Initiated Vertical Research Buy
Jan-25-19Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $52 → $60
Jan-25-19Reiterated Cowen Market Perform $54 → $58
Jan-09-19Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $57 → $52
Dec-14-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $62 → $57
Dec-04-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $56 → $62
Nov-28-18Initiated Susquehanna Neutral $56
Nov-19-18Initiated Credit Suisse Neutral $54
Nov-12-18Initiated Goldman Neutral $61
Oct-30-18Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
Oct-26-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $66 → $56
Sep-27-18Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $60 → $66
Sep-07-18Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy
Aug-24-18Downgrade Wolfe Research Outperform → Peer Perform
Aug-22-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $54 → $60
Jul-27-18Reiterated Cowen Outperform $63 → $66
Jun-15-18Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Jun-04-18Reiterated Cowen Outperform $65 → $63
Jun-01-18Downgrade Imperial Capital Outperform → In-line $68 → $54
May-25-18Initiated Tigress Financial Buy
Feb-16-19 10:55AM  Southwest Airlines declares 'operational emergency' after number out-of-service aircraft doubles CNBC
Feb-15-19 05:15PM  Airlines to give customers 'nonbinary' choice under gender Associated Press
05:15PM  Airlines to give customers 'nonbinary' choice under gender Associated Press
03:11PM  5 Growthy Stocks Trading Below 15X Earnings InvestorPlace
03:08PM  Southwest Airlines declares 'state of operational emergency' with high number of aircraft out of service American City Business Journals
01:33PM  McDonald's lags in new study of nation's most intimate brands American City Business Journals
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Feb-14-19 01:38PM  Southwest enters next phase of Hawaii certification; tickets still not on sale American City Business Journals
10:55AM  Southwest receives FAA permission for test flights to Hawaii Reuters
10:53AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: American Airlines, JetBlue, Spirit, United Continental and Southwest Zacks
Feb-13-19 03:54PM  Southwest Airlines mechanics aghast at no management counterproposal American City Business Journals
03:00PM  Southwest Airlines Employees Earn $544 Million In 2018 ProfitSharing PR Newswire
02:50PM  Dallas flights briefly halted after report of smoke prompts evacuation of radar facility CNBC
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08:30AM  Transports on Firm Footing Post Q4: 4 Enticing Picks Zacks
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Feb-12-19 10:00AM  Southwest Airlines Is In Search Of Great Storytellers And Influencers PR Newswire
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Feb-08-19 07:10PM  U.S. lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill on cockpit safety Reuters
02:45PM  Is Southwests New Credit Card Companion Pass Offer Too Good to Be True? Skift
Feb-07-19 11:00PM  [$$] US airlines enjoy rare break from turbulence Financial Times
01:45PM  United Airlines posts dismal on-time performance in January American City Business Journals
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09:29AM  Houston airports broke passenger records in 2018 American City Business Journals
08:30AM  Southwest Airlines Is Spreading Its Wings in Hawaii
Feb-06-19 04:43PM  Here's Why Southwest Airlines Soared 22.1% in January Motley Fool
03:40PM  Southwest Airlines flight attendants sound alarm about safety culture American City Business Journals
10:10AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: SkyWest, Allegiant, Ryanair, Delta Air and Southwest Zacks
09:08AM  Report: The U.S. airlines with the most customer complaints American City Business Journals
07:23AM  Bet on These 5 Low Leverage Stocks to Escape Debt Traps Zacks
Feb-05-19 04:23PM  Southwest Is Nearing Takeoff for First Hawaii Route
03:56PM  See which airlines flew the most passengers out of Wichita in 2018 American City Business Journals
09:48AM  Southwest Airlines Co (LUV) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018
09:42AM  Airline Stock Roundup: DAL's January Traffic, Earnings Beat at SKYW & ALGT Zacks
09:37AM  Delta (DAL) Posts Rise in January Traffic, Load Factor Flat Zacks
08:01AM  FAA investigators assessing complaints may be interpreting regulations differently CBS News Videos
Feb-04-19 11:05PM  [$$] Island Bound: Southwest and FAA Race to Complete Approval for Hawaii Service The Wall Street Journal
09:27PM  Southwest Airlines set for first test flight to Hawaii CNBC
06:24PM  [$$] Island Bound: Southwest and FAA Race to Complete Approval for Hawaii Service The Wall Street Journal
03:54PM  Southwest Airlines mechanics grow angrier over contract talks American City Business Journals
03:31PM  Southwest will make first Hawaii flight this week with no passengers on board American City Business Journals
03:00PM  Southwest Airlines And International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement For Flight Simulator Technicians PR Newswire
02:35PM  Southwest Airlines to make history on Hawaii front on Tuesday American City Business Journals
01:49PM  O'Hare beats Atlanta for nation's busiest airport American City Business Journals
08:44AM  Southwest (LUV) to Launch Seasonal Services This August Zacks
Feb-01-19 02:53PM  Major airlines eagerly embrace the big thaw American City Business Journals
10:35AM  Surge in traffic pushing new airport projects American City Business Journals
09:51AM  Dallas airline claims new WiFi will be 10 times faster than typical connections American City Business Journals
07:30AM  Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Southwest Airlines, Southern Copper, SEI Investments, Forward Air, Cincinnati Financial, and Celsion Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications GlobeNewswire
Jan-31-19 03:59PM  American Airlines says it overpaid a pipeline company by $12M, and now it wants that money back American City Business Journals
02:19PM  United, American and Southwest airlines battle polar vortex in Chicago American City Business Journals
09:30AM  Is Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Outpacing Its Transportation Peers This Year? Zacks
08:38AM  Zacks Market Edge Highlights: Southwest, United Continental, JP Morgan and Bank of America Zacks
08:30AM  15 plane crashes including 1 in Texas weren't investigated by NTSB during shutdown American City Business Journals
08:00AM  Southwest Airlines Extends Published Flight Schedule PR Newswire
07:00AM  Trending: Chinese Stimulus Pledge Provides Impetus for African Economies ETF Database
Jan-30-19 05:50PM  Southwest Airlines (LUV) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know Zacks
02:10PM  Southwest Airlines Declares 170th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
09:42AM  Airline Stock Roundup: ALK's Dividend Hike, Earnings Beat at AAL & Others Zacks
08:00AM  Airlines ETF Riding High on Q4 Earnings Zacks
12:02AM  [$$] Southwest Agreed to Pay FAA for Inspectors Time During Government Shutdown The Wall Street Journal
Jan-29-19 11:01PM  Southwest Agreed to Pay FAA for Inspectors Time During Government Shutdown The Wall Street Journal
08:17PM  [$$] Airlines Cancel Flights as Arctic Chill Bears Down on Midwest The Wall Street Journal
07:24PM  [$$] Airlines Cancel Flights as Arctic Chill Bears Down on Midwest The Wall Street Journal
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03:32PM  Southwest Airlines rift with mechanics worsens as contract talks drag on American City Business Journals
02:40PM  Sky Harbor sets passenger record in 2018 American City Business Journals
01:14PM  Major airlines urgently prepping for brutal temps in Chicago American City Business Journals
10:04AM  Airline Stocks Fly High on Multiple Tailwinds in Q4: 4 Picks Zacks
10:00AM  Southwest Airlines Announces Recipients Of $1 Million Grant Dedicated To Supporting Communities PR Newswire
Jan-28-19 03:00PM  Southwest Airlines Announces Several Leadership Changes PR Newswire
12:44PM  Raymond James Raises Southwest Airlines Price Target, With Cost Concerns Dispelled Benzinga
11:33AM  Former Southwest Airlines CEO James Parker dies at 72 Associated Press
06:00AM  Bull of the Day: Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Zacks
Jan-27-19 08:44PM  Edited Transcript of LUV earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jan-19 5:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
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Jan-25-19 06:09PM  Travel groups praise deal on shutdown after flight delays Associated Press
05:27PM  McCormick Down 13% on Earnings Motley Fool
04:14PM  Amb. Terry Miller on deal to end shutdown Yahoo Finance Video
03:00PM  Southwest Airlines in late March ending Mexico City flights Associated Press
02:40PM  Grounded government travel due to the shutdown has cost airlines hundreds of millions American City Business Journals
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11:41AM  Ground Stop at LaGuardia Lifted, Delays Remain Due to Staff Shortages
11:30AM  Ed Goldman: Remembering a man I never met: Herb Kelleher American City Business Journals
11:26AM  Airline executives have warned us for weeks that air travel disruptions were coming Yahoo Finance
11:24AM  Wall Street Sees Heaps of Earnings Reports as Shutdown Rages Zacks
10:44AM  Southwest CEO Gary Kelly says the government shutdown is maddening MarketWatch
10:36AM  Increasing delays at U.S. airports amid shutdown staff shortage Yahoo Finance
09:43AM  How Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry Zacks
09:30AM  Stock Market News for Jan 25, 2019 Zacks
09:05AM  SJC passengers surged 14.7 percent last year but growth is slowing throughout Bay Area American City Business Journals
08:39AM  Southwest Airlines (LUV) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
08:34AM  Southwest Airlines (LUV) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.3% Higher Zacks
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06:40AM  Morning Earnings Recap: The Biggest Reports From Thursday's Session Benzinga
Jan-24-19 08:32PM  [$$] Airlines Warn Shutdown Strains are Worsening The Wall Street Journal +6.25%
Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a total of 706 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 100 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 10 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. It also sells frequent flyer points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retailers. In addition, the company offers a suite of digital platforms to support customers' needs across the travel journey, including,, an iOS app, an android app, an email subscription service, and push notifications; and, a Website for business customers that offer businesses shared stored company credit cards, company activity reporting, and centralized traveler management services. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is based in Dallas, Texas.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MONTFORD JOHN TDirectorDec 12Sale51.2798050,24120,103Dec 13 04:51 PM
MONTFORD JOHN TDirectorNov 19Sale52.3595650,04222,039Nov 20 04:22 PM
Watterson Andrew MEVP & Chief Revenue OfficerAug 17Sale59.286,130363,40512,131Aug 20 05:04 PM
DENISON JOHN GDirectorAug 07Option Exercise7.7610,00077,60050,599Aug 08 05:03 PM
MONTFORD JOHN TDirectorAug 07Sale58.2743025,05423,853Aug 08 05:12 PM
Shaw Mark RSVP,Gen Counsel,Corp.SecretaryJul 30Sale58.354,910286,50611,036Jul 31 05:20 PM
BROOKS DOUGLAS HDirectorMar 13Option Exercise12.0410,000120,40056,269Mar 14 06:08 PM
BROOKS DOUGLAS HDirectorMar 13Sale60.0510,000600,49146,269Mar 14 06:08 PM
Van de Ven Michael GChief Operating OfficerMar 02Sale57.3531,0991,783,395161,283Mar 05 05:55 PM
Wells Gregory DEVP, Daily OperationsFeb 27Sale58.888,323490,06622,439Feb 28 04:48 PM
KELLY GARY CChairman of the Board & CEOFeb 22Sale58.414,725275,987485,597Feb 23 05:59 PM
KELLY GARY CChairman of the Board & CEOFeb 22Sale58.0627,2711,583,246490,322Feb 23 05:55 PM
KELLY GARY CChairman of the Board & CEOFeb 22Sale57.9538,7792,247,253517,593Feb 23 05:51 PM
Romo TammyEVP & CFOFeb 22Sale57.9520,2721,174,73087,475Feb 23 05:31 PM
Romo TammyEVP & CFOFeb 22Sale58.032,300133,46685,175Feb 23 05:36 PM